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  1. Global Automakers Applauds Senate for Approving TPA-2015 - Urges House to Follow SuitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

    ... Honda Motor Co., Aston Martin Lagonda of , Inc., Hyundai Motor America, Isuzu Motors America, Inc., Kia Motors America, Inc., Maserati North America, Inc., McLaren Automotive Ltd., Nissan North America, Inc., Subaru of America, Inc., Suzuki Motor of ...

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  2. Auto makers show spotty success in achieving CAFE goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Tire Business

    ... car companies are backsliding in their year-to-year CAFE performance, CFA claims. Chief among these are Kia Motors America Inc. (18-percent compliance in 2015 vs. 40 percent in 2014), Subaru of America (48 percent in 2015 vs. 75 percent in 2014) and ...

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  3. Test Drive: Kia Sedona van has lavish vibeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | USA Today

    ... direction of chief design officer Peter Schreyer, says Orth Hedrick, vice president of product planning, Kia Motors America. "Can we get this car?" That from a car-blase 12-year-old. "What's the name of this car?" Says his 12-year-old ...

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    Thursday May 14 | KXVO

    ... Adventure's 13th roller coaster when it previews to holders and Members during an event presented by Kia Motors America. The world's largest theme park will open the devilish El Diablo to the general public on Saturday. "The Jersey devil inspired ...

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  5. Kia Motors America Supports Run For The Wall Cross-Country Motorcycle Ride Honoring VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Auto Channel

    ... would otherwise be unable to make the journey as well as essential supplies IRVINE, CA -- May 12, 2015: Kia Motors America (KMA) is a proud supporter of Run For The Wall, which recognizes all veterans who have served. The 10-day cross-country ...

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    Friday May 8 | The Auto Channel

    May 7, 2015: San Francisco's streets are about to get safer. Kia Motors America and the B.R.A.K.E.S. Teen Pro-Active Driving School will bring the 501 charity's free advanced driver training to the Bay Area May 16-17.

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  7. Kia Announces April Sales FiguresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Auto Channel

    May 1, 2015: Kia Motors America today announced April sales of 53,282 vehicles, led by the U.S.-built* Optima midsize sedan and all-new 2016 Sorento CUV, as well as the iconic Soul. Combined sales of the Sorento and Sportage crossovers are up 19.8 percent year-to-date.

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  8. Spiffs help Hyundai, Kia hold the line on volumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Automotive News

    ... Motor America said its sales rose 3 percent to 68,009 units last month, setting a new April record. Kia Motors America said it had the second-best April in its history with 53,282 units sold, a 1 percent drop from last year's record total. "For six ...

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    Thursday Apr 30 | The Auto Channel

    Kia is the Presenting and Official Transportation Sponsor of the Premier Professional Conference for Influential Mom Bloggers and Female Entrepreneurs who Create Online Content - Kia and national philanthropic partner, DonorsChoose.org, will host a roundtable discussion to enable an open dialogue between influential moms, marketers and media outlets - Over 600 leading bloggers, women entrepreneurs, and marketers attendees can test-drive three award-winning Kia vehicles and discuss automotive trends with experts from Kelley Blue Book SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- April 29, 2015: Kia Motors America is proud to serve as Presenting Sponsor and Official Transportation Sponsor of the 2015 Mom 2.0 Summit - April 29 - May 1 - a forum intended for sharing ideas, developing creative content and highlighting programs and platforms that engage audiences, online and beyond.

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  10. 2016 Kia Sorento Receives NHTSA 5-Star Safety RatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Sys-Con Media

    /PRNewswire/ -- Kia Motors America's (KMA) all-new 2016 Sorento CUV has received the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) 5-star overall safety rating. Built in the U.S. at Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (KMMG)*, Sorento is ...

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  11. One shot at Georgia Kia plant, one man in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... the late-2006 groundbreaking for the $1-billion Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia in Troop County, Ga. Kia Motors America is the marketing and distribution arm of Seoul, South Korea Kia Motors Corp. Kia's U.S. manufacturing plant in West Point, Ga, ...

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  12. Kia's Carnival receives highest safety rating in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Korea Herald

    ... year. "NHTSA's recent five-star rating of the 2015 Sedona is a testament to Kia's commitment to safety," Kia Motors America, a marketing and distributing arm of Kia Motors, said in a press release. "The Sedona is all-new for 2015 and combines ...

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  13. 2015 Kia Sedona Earns NHTSA 5-Star Safety RatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    /PRNewswire/ -- Kia Motors America's (KMA) all-new 2015 Sedona has earned the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) 5-star overall safety rating. With its long list of standard safety features and robust body structure, the Sedona ...

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  14. Kia's new bosses have a tough act to followRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Automotive News

    ... Kia also promoted its U.S. sales and marketing chief, Michael Sprague, to the new position of COO of Kia Motors America. Sprague, 49, adds product planning and service to his list of responsibilities. Some experts see the change as a sign that Kia, ...

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  15. Kia America shuffles executivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Autoblog

    Kia announced a sudden and massive shuffle of its most senior executives in North America, including the resignation of its CEO and new roles for some of his top lieutenants. The biggest change is the departure of Byung Mo Ahn, who had until now served as both CEO of Kia Motors America and head of the company's manufacturing operations in Georgia, as well as a group vice chairman.

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  16. Kia Optima Wagon will not be producedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | INAUTONEWS

    ... the audience at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show and New York Auto Show. The announcement has been made by the Kia Motors America product planning vice president, Orth Hendricks, who has recently spoken to AutoGuide . The company's official says that such ...

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  17. Kia links with Yahoo for branded content seriesRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | DigiDay

    ... by showcasing the refined and capable 2016 Sorento," said Tim Chaney, vp of marketing communications, Kia Motors America. Kia's partnership with Yahoo extends beyond Screen as well. The videos have been customized for Yahoo Splash Ads, its ...

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  18. KIA 'Getaway Guide' Spontaneous Series Premieres On YahooRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | PR Log

    MATHEWSKIA NEWS: The PERFECT Getaway Guide" Encourages Viewers to Unleash Their Adventurous Side With Spontaneous Weekend Getaways in Kia's Most Capable and Refined CUV_ KIA College Student Program Helps You 'WIN' PRLog - April 7, 2015 - CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Gary Mathews Kia & Kia Motors America showcases the new "Perfect Getaway" national mult-media campaign as the all-new 2016 Sorento begins to 'show up' in showrooms across America.... "You're A Winner @ Gary Mathews Kia" With the all-new 2016 Sorento now in showrooms across the U.S., Kia Motors America's "Perfect Getaway" marketing campaign continues for the brand's most capable and refined CUV ever on Yahoo a six-episode video series now on Yahoo Screen.

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  19. Kia Motors & B.R.A.K.E.S. Teamup For National Distracted Driver Awareness MonthRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | PR Log

    KIA NEWS: Hundreds of Teens and Their Parents to be Provided With No-Cost, Behind-the-Wheel Training During the Month of April to Raise Awareness for the Dangers of Distracted Driving_ Check Out Gary Mathews Kia College Student Program PRLog - April 3, 2015 - CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. -- Gary Mathews Kia supports Kia Motors America and B.R.A.K.E.S. [Be Responsible And Keep Everyone Safe] a program designed to help teenager drivers know how to 'be the best behind the wheel' These training exercises will take place nationwide throughout 2015 and are free to all participating teens.

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    Apr 2, 2015 | The Auto Channel

    Hundreds of Teens and Their Parents to be Provided With No-Cost, Behind-the-Wheel Training During the Month of April to Raise Awareness for the Dangers of Distracted Driving, Adding to the More Than 15,000 Already Trained - Kia and B.R.A.K.E.S. expand geographic reach in 2015, increasing the number of teens that receive this lifesaving training - An estimated 10 percent of all drivers under the age of 20 involved in fatal crashes are reported as distracted at the time of the crash IRVINE, CA -- April 2, 2015: Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for 14-18 year olds in the U.S.2 To provide teenagers with the training and tools to be safe and responsible behind the wheel, Kia Motors America and the B.R.A.K.E.S. Teen Pro-Active Driving School continue to bring the 501 charity's free advanced driver training to new cities nationwide; including the greater San Francisco area ... (more)

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